West Ham seemed destined for the drop a few weeks ago, but now have a realistic chance for maintaining their top flight status after going on the offensive. With only nine rounds of matches left to play this season the battle for Premier League survival is hotting up with eight teams separated by just six points.
Everton and Birmingham played out a 1-1 draw in last night’s sole Premier League game and only three players scored any Fantasy League points. Jean Beausejour put Birmingham ahead before Heitinga levelled.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. This week there were plenty of good results for the bottom teams, but slip-ups at the top.
Liverpool's new £35m striker Andy Carroll could make his debut for the club when Manchester United come to town on Sunday. Elsewhere, Kolo Toure begins an indefinite suspension, Cesc Fabregas won't be risked and Blackpool have key duo suspended.
Revitalised West Ham star in this week's Insider Eye, but problems in the centre of defence are a worry for Manchester United as they prepare to face Liverpool. However, Fulham don't have such defensive concerns. Plus, injuries and suspensions.
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Frank Lampard scored a 79th minute penalty to give Chelsea a 2-1 victory over leaders Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. Meanwhile, Everton were sent crashing out of the FA Cup by Reading in their fifth round clash.
Predicted line-ups for the Premier League clash between Everton and Reading at Goodison Park. Fellaini and Anichebe are slight doubts for the hosts.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. This week three different clubs held the bottom spot in the Premier League as West Ham and Wolves picked up vital wins.
Attacking midfielder Ashley Young was the top points scoring player at the weekend with eight points. Aston Villa’s creative spark bagged two goals and added an assist in the 4-1 win over Blackburn Rovers.
Each week the Goals Guide will take a look back at the weekend's action, review all the goals and explain any dubious assists. This weekend saw the completion of the FA Cup fourth round and the beginning of round five.
Ivan Klasnic scored the only goal in Wednesday night's FA Cup fourth round replay between Wigan and Bolton, to give the away side a 1-0 win. Bolton are straight back into FA Cup action this weekend when they travel to Fulham for their fifth round tie.